Where to stay around Lennox Head?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 923 holiday lettings near Lennox Head. From 483 houses to 242 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lennox Head is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lennox Head?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lennox Head. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pat Morton Lookout: 1,051 holiday lettings
  • Lake Ainsworth Sport and Recreation Centre: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Lennox Head Surf Life Saving Club: 1,089 holiday lettings
  • Captain Cook Lookout: 1,160 holiday lettings
  • Lighthouse Beach: 999 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lennox Head listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Lennox Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 483 houses in Lennox Head. Our other popular types of Lennox Head holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 242 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 37 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lennox Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 366 holiday homes with pool available in Lennox Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Lennox Head, NSW, Australia your home away from home

    Lennox Head is a well-known mecca for surfing enthusiasts with world-class breakers at both Boulders and Lennox Point. The town of Lennox is famous for its markets that currently take place on the second and fifth Sundays in the month.

    Things to Do in Lennox Head, NSW

    Visitors staying at Lennox Head holiday rentals will find the views from the headland are breathtaking. It is also a good place to go whale watching or dolphin spotting from the Pat Morgan Lookout. Those wanting more active pursuits can try hang-gliding from the headland. Seven Mile Beach has beautiful sands for sunbathing, reading and walking, however it does have rip currents at times. Fishing, snorkeling, windsurfing, kite sailing and sailing are all popular activities from your Lennox Head holiday rental. Alternatively, take a plunge in Lake Ainsworth. Swimming and bathing in its tea-coloured waters are said to revitalize and refresh. Try sailboarding on the lake or take a “cat” or canoe out on the peaceful waters.

    Places to Visit Around Lennox Head, NSW

    For some aboriginal history, visit the Bora Ring in Gibbon Street in the centre of Lennox. It still has some significance to the local Bundjalung tribe. Byron Bay is a well-known beachside town within easy reach from your Lennox Head holiday rentals. It is part of an ancient volcanic caldera and on the headland stands the Byron Lighthouse. The area is popular for surfing, beach buggying and whale watching, along with scuba diving and snorkeling at Julian Rocks. The Cape Byron Marine Park is a short boat ride from the main beach at Byron Bay. Further inland the Minyon Falls are a scenic local landmark.

    Weather in Lennox Head, NSW

    Lennox Head holiday rentals have mild winters and hot summers, making it a very pleasant choice for a beach and watersports vacation. Daytime temperatures reach an average 29°C (84°F) in the summer months from December to March, which are considered the best months for enjoying the beach. The cooler winter months have daytime highs of 21°C (70°F). The area has showers all year round which are heavier from January to June and the area averages 1668 mm per year in total.

    Travel to Lennox Head, NSW

    The nearest main airport to Lennox Head holiday rentals is Brisbane (BNE) Airport which has regular domestic and international flights for visitors to the area. From there a hire car is the best way to head south. Drive the 196km on National Route 1/ M1 in just over two hours. The route has some tolls along the way. The closest jetport is Ballina which is just 16 km south of Lennox and the flight from Sydney takes about 90 minutes.

    Attractions in and around Lennox Head

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Lennox Head? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Macadamia Castle and Crystal Castle & Shambhala Gardens. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Lennox Head Beach and Kings Beach, and green spaces such as Tyagarah Nature Reserve and Minyon Falls. You can take a shopping trip to Ballina Fair Shopping Centre. You might enjoy a visit to Lake Ainsworth Sport and Recreation Centre, Lennox Head Surf Life Saving Club or Pat Morton Lookout during your stay. You may also want to visit Ballina Golf Club, Ballina Racecourse or Ballina Jockey Club.